Warm up questions:
Do you have a smartphone? If so, which mobile apps do you use the most?
How do you find out about new mobile apps to try?
What are some mobile apps that you use for entertainment, such as games or streaming services?
Do you use any mobile apps to stay in touch with friends and family? If so, which ones?
Can you think of a mobile app that has helped you solve a problem or complete a task?
Are there any mobile apps that you use for learning or self-improvement? If so, which ones?
Do you use any mobile apps for shopping or managing your finances?
How do you decide whether to download a new mobile app?
Do you prefer using mobile apps or visiting websites on your smartphone? Why?
Have you ever deleted a mobile app because you didn't find it useful? If so, which app and why?
I/ Vocabulary about Apps:
Mobile apps /ˈmoʊ.baɪl æps/ (noun)
Smartphone /ˈsmɑrtˌfoʊn/ (noun)
Download /daʊnˈloʊd/ (verb)
Install /ɪnˈstɔl/ (verb)
User experience /ˈju.zɚ ɪkˈspɪr.i.əns/ (noun)
Update /ʌpˈdeɪt/ (verb)
Uninstall /ˌʌn.ɪnˈstɔl/ (verb)
Developer /dɪˈvɛl.ə.pɚ/ (noun)
Operating system /ˈɑ.pəˌreɪ.tɪŋ ˈsɪs.təm/ (noun)
Platform /ˈplæt.fɔrm/ (noun)
App store /æp stɔr/ (noun)
Rating /ˈreɪ.tɪŋ/ (noun)
Review /rɪˈvju/ (noun)
Subscription /səbˈskrɪp.ʃən/ (noun)
Free app /fri æp/ (noun)
Paid app /peɪd æp/ (noun)
Push notification /pʊʃ ˌnoʊ.təˈfeɪ.ʃən/ (noun)
Login /ˈlɑ.gɪn/ (noun)
Logout /ˈlɑ.gaʊt/ (noun)
Password /ˈpæs.wɝd/ (noun)
Settings /ˈset.ɪŋz/ (noun)
Wi-Fi /ˈwaɪˌfaɪ/ (noun)
Bluetooth /ˈblu.tuθ/ (noun)
GPS /ˈdʒi.pi.ˈɛs/ (noun)
App permissions /æp pərˈmɪʃ.ənz/ (noun)
Data usage /ˈdeɪ.tə ˈju.sɪdʒ/ (noun)
Cloud storage /klaʊd ˈstɔr.ɪdʒ/ (noun)
Synchronization /ˌsɪŋ.krə.nəˈzeɪ.ʃən/ (noun)
Encryption /ɪnˈkrɪp.ʃən/ (noun)
Terms of service /tɝmz əv ˈsɝ.vɪs/ (noun)
Compatibility /kəmˌpæt.əˈbɪl.ə.ti/ (noun)
Jailbreak /ˈdʒeɪlˌbreɪk/ (verb)
Root /rut/ (verb)
Responsive design /rɪˈspɑn.sɪv dɪˈzaɪn/ (noun)
Localization /ˌloʊ.kə.ləˈzeɪ.ʃən/ (noun)
Analytics /æn.əˈlɪt.ɪks/ (noun)
Monetization /ˌmɑ.nə.taɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ (noun)
Time-saving /ˈtaɪmˌseɪ.vɪŋ/ (adjective) - Tiết kiệm thời gian
Increased productivity /ɪnˈkrist prəˌdʌkˈtɪv.ə.ti/ (noun) - Nâng cao năng suất
Convenience /kənˈvi.njəns/ (noun) - Tiện lợi
Instant access /ˈɪn.stənt ˈæk.sɛs/ (noun) - Truy cập nhanh chóng
User-friendly /ˈju.zɚˌfrɛnd.li/ (adjective) - Thân thiện với người dùng
Customization /ˌkʌs.tə.maɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ (noun) - Tùy chỉnh
Enhanced communication /ɪnˈhænst kəˌmju.nɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ (noun) - Giao tiếp tốt hơn
Cost-effective /ˌkɔst ɪˈfɛk.tɪv/ (adjective) - Tiết kiệm chi phí
Addiction /əˈdɪk.ʃən/ (noun) - Nghiện
Distraction /dɪˈstræk.ʃən/ (noun) - Sao lãng
Privacy concerns /ˈpraɪ.və.si kənˈsɝnz/ (noun) - Lo ngại về quyền riêng tư
Security risks /sɪˈkjʊr.ə.ti rɪsks/ (noun) - Rủi ro an ninh
Overuse /ˌoʊ.vɚˈjus/ (noun) - Sử dụng quá mức
Eye strain /ˈaɪ streɪn/ (noun) - Mỏi mắt
Data breaches /ˈdeɪ.tə ˈbri.tʃɪz/ (noun) - Xâm nhập dữ liệu
Cyberbullying /ˈsaɪ.bɚˌbul.i.ɪŋ/ (noun) - Bắt nạt trực tuyến
In-app purchases pressure /ˈɪn æp ˈpɝ.tʃəs ˈprɛʃ.ɚ/ (noun) - Áp lực mua hàng trong ứng dụng
Misinformation /ˌmɪs.ɪn.fərˈmeɪ.ʃən/ (noun) - Thông tin sai lệch
What is a mobile app?
How do you download and install an app on your smartphone?
What are some examples of popular mobile apps?
What is the difference between a free app and a paid app?
How can you rate and review an app in the app store?
What is an app update?
What are some common app categories in app stores?
What is the difference between an app and a website?
How do you uninstall an app from your device?
What are push notifications?
How do you create an account for a mobile app?
What is the purpose of app permissions?
What is an in-app purchase?
What is a user interface?
What is the difference between iOS and Android?
What is an app developer?
What is a mobile operating system?
How can you search for a specific app in the app store?
What is app localization?
What are some examples of social media apps?
How have mobile apps changed the way people communicate with each other?
What are the advantages and disadvantages of using mobile apps for education?
Do you think people have become too reliant on mobile apps? Why or why not?
How do mobile apps impact the way people socialize and form relationships?
In what ways do mobile apps help people manage their daily lives and tasks?
How have mobile apps transformed the way people travel and navigate new places?
Do you think mobile apps have made people more or less productive? Explain your answer.
How do mobile apps affect people's privacy and security in the digital age?
How have mobile apps changed the way businesses operate and interact with customers?
What are some potential negative consequences of using mobile apps too much?
How can mobile apps contribute to a healthier lifestyle for individuals?
How do mobile apps affect the way we consume news and information?
What are the benefits and drawbacks of using mobile apps for online shopping?
How have mobile apps influenced the entertainment industry, such as music, movies, and gaming?
What role do mobile apps play in language learning and cultural exchange?
How have mobile apps affected the job market and the way people search for jobs?
Do you think mobile apps have made people more or less creative? Explain your answer.
How do mobile apps help people manage their finances and budgeting?
What are the environmental implications of using mobile apps for transportation and energy management?
What are some ways in which mobile apps can be used to address global challenges, such as climate change or inequality?